■(TB) 'Glowing Garnet'

1983, Blodgett

'Glowing Garnet' (Arthur Blodgett, R. 1983). Seedling# 79-09A. TB, 33" (84 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards garnet lake (HCC 828/1); falls garnet dahlia purple (931); brown beard. 'Royal Trumpeter' X 'Chief Waukeksha'. Blodgett Iris 1983. High Commendation 1982.

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From AIS Bulletin #249 April 1983 Introducing GLOWING GARNET (A. Blodgett). TB, 33", M. (Royal Trumpeter X Chief Waukesha). Deep garnet self; brown beards. Very well branched with many buds. HC 1982. $25.00. Blodgett Iris Gardens.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.
Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.

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